What advice would you give your younger self?
This July means it’s five years ago since I graduated [insert huge gasp of shock here].
There were times at university when I seriously questioned whether I was good enough and whether I was really cut out for this. I didn’t want to move away from home and I was…
How to use images more effectively on your website
You’ve heard all about the need to have photographs on your website, right? But having knockout photographs is only half the story. When you pair these photos with a real strategy, that’s when the magic happens. It’s no secret that using photographs well on a website is great for your…
Top tips for better health and wellbeing for business owners
Tomorrow is World Health Day. Whilst I’m super active on photo-shoots running about and finding all the angles (you’re not taking a good photo unless you’re in the stupidest most contorted position possible, trust me!), there are plenty of days spent in front of a computer processing photographs and also…
Camera shy? What to do
Hands up who likes having their photo taken?
It’s something I often ask when I’m speaking publicly about my work. For a couple, their hands are straight up, no fear. For some, they nervously look around before inching their hand up slowly. Others just laugh, but for most, there’s a…
Where does the personal end and the brand begin?
So, one question that seems to come up a lot with personal branding and social media is, “Where does the personal end and the brand begin?”
The truth is that you are your brand. You are your own USP. Sure, there are plenty of people doing the
same ‘thing’ as…
Barnum Humbug: life and business lessons from The Greatest Showman
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Last week I treated myself to a little self-care time by going to see ‘The Greatest Showman’ at the cinema. What a wonderful piece of film - I’m STILL buzzing from it.
Inspired by the rise and fall and rise again of the controversial circus impresario…
Five tips to maximise your personal branding shoot
A personal branding photo-shoot is a big deal - it’s about digging deep into who you are, where you’re going on your business journey and who it is you want to connect with. It’s an opportunity to look at who you are at your best, and how we can celebrate…
Stepping out of your comfort zone
David Bowie once said, “If you feel safe in the area you’re working in, you’re not working in the right area. Always go a little further into the water than you feel you’re capable of being in. Go a little bit out of your depth. And when you don’t feel…
Why personal branding is SO important
Why is personal branding photography so important for building your business?
Personal branding photography is marketing YOU – it’s all about celebrating the very best of you and your business. You want to share your talents and passions with the world, to show your ideal clients what it means to…
Brand photo-shoot: Mary
There’s something about Mary…
Meet Mary - undercover superhero, business coach, and podcast host extraordinaire. Mary has one goal with her company, The Simplifiers: to help people simplify their lives.
“Whether you’re not sure how to manage your crazy-busy schedule or just need a little help with the daily grind,…